Rubi Arya, Vice Chairman & Director, Milestone Capital Advisors Ltd A privately held alternative investment advisory firm, Milestone Capital Advisors Ltd specialises in developing highly innovative funds in the real-estate space.
The anti-corruption movement that began with Anna Hazare has turned into a tsunami with Arvind Kejriwal turning the spotlight on Robert Vadra, Salman Khurshid and Nitin Gadkari. Across the Atlantic, we had another celebrity Indian, Rajat Gupta, taking the rap for 'insider trading' as he was sentenced to two years in prison in the US. The moral conscience is at a heightened state in India and so are expectations of governance.
Opportunities for vertical transportation companies are on the rise like never before. In urban centres and aspirational small towns, developers are building fast, and high. This begs the question: Is India geared to cater to the need of this emerging market? And do we have what it takes to build a world-class elevator? Sebi Joseph, Managing Director, Otis Elevator Company (India) Ltd,answers these questions and more in conversation with SHRIYAL SETHUMADHAVAN.
Reports indicate that the recent order by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) against the Sahara group of companies seeks to attach several real estate projects of the latter. The market regulator recently passed an order based on an affidavit filed on behalf of Sahara India Real Estate Cor
The Sahara India Group, led by Subroto Roy, Chairman, is facing rough weather as SEBI has ordered the freezing of bank accounts of two of its real estate companies - Sahara Indian Real Corporation and Sahara Housing Investment Corporation Ltd.
The Indian government wooed American firms and other entities to invest in infrastructure debt fund (IDF). Recently, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma discussed the matter with his US counterpart Michael Froman. Specifically, Sharma sought investments from US pension funds and insurance firms in IDF. In June 2013, gove